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School of Public Health
College of Health Sciences, Makerere University

COMMONETH (Community in which mothers and Newborns Thrive)

Principal Investigator


Comic Relief and Big Lottery Fund


Being implemented in Luuka District with support from the British Charity Comic Relief, the Community in which Mothers and Newborns Thrive (COMONETH) project aim is to design and implement a community owned but facility-linked district-wide intervention that promotes high coverage with preventive care and improves quality of clinical care equitably leading to impact on maternal, perinatal and neonatal mortality in rural Uganda. The project envisions sustainable and scalable empowered communities and responsive health facilities that care about outcomes for mothers and newborns